A middle-aged man Kingsley Igwe has allegedly murdered his wife, Onyinye Obi, at Dueze Street Otigba in 3-3 Area of Anambra State.
Mr Igwe, 35years is from Nise in Awka South LGA, but resident at Dueze Street Otigba in 3-3 Area of Anambra State, while the deceased, Mrs Obi aged 31.
The Anambra State Police Public Relation Officer, CSP Haruna Mohammed, who disclosed this noted that the Mr Igwe was arrested at about 4:am, today by Police operatives attached to 3-3 Police Station.
According to him, ” the suspect allegedly ran amok in circumstances yet to be ascertained and attacked his wife one Oyinye Obi ‘f’ aged 31 years with a kichen knife and inflicted multiple injuries all over her body.
“Meanwhile, police detectives visited the scene and rushed the victim to Apex hospital
for medical attention, but was certified dead on arrival by a medical doctor.
“Corpse deposited at the hospital’s morgue for autopsy. The knife used in perpetrating the act was also recovered and registered as an exhibit.
“Meanwhile, the Commissioner of Police, CP Monday Bala Kuryas, has directed the DPO to transfer the case to State CID, Awka, for discreet investigation in order to unravel the actual cause of the incident.”